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Star Wars 70 is the seventieth issue of the canon comic book series Star Wars. It was written by Greg Pak, illustrated by Phil Noto, and published on August 7, 2019 by Marvel Comics.

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ROGUES, ROMANCE AND ROCK MONSTERS! With the fate of the Rebellion at stake, our heroes scramble to set their decoys and traps to protect THE REBEL FLEET. But everyone's plan suddenly becomes more complicated. What can a frontier cardsharp teach Luke about THE FORCE? What are HAN and LEIA doing in the Lanz Carpo honeymoon suite? And which utterly iconic STAR WARS villain finally takes notice as CHEWIE and THREEPIO tangle with the rock monsters of Planet K43?

Plot summary[]

Part III
It is a time of civil war! The Empire has deployed
legions of probes to scour the galaxy for the Rebel
Alliance. But the Rebellion has enacted three
daring plans to shake the Empire off their trail.

On Lanz Carpo, Princess Leia and Han Solo dodge
District Advocate Dar Champion in order to
transmit false signals to the Empire. On K43,
Chewbacca and C-3PO's efforts to destroy
Imperial warships by disrupting the planet's core
has been thwarted by the unexpected presence
of indigenous life!

Meanwhile, Jedi-in-training Luke Skywalker's
attempts to lure Imperial forces away from an
outpost on Sergia have stalled. But Luke's new
friend might have the solution he needs to
accomplish the mission. A solution tied to the
mysterious nature of the Force....



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  1. 1.0 1.1 MarvelLogo.svg Star Wars (2015) #70 on Marvel Comics' official website (backup link)
  2. The events of this issue take place after the events of Star Wars (2015) 55, which Ultimate Star Wars, New Edition places around one year after the Battle of Yavin, which Star Wars: Galactic Atlas places in 0 BBY, meaning that the event takes place in 1 ABY. Additionally, the issue takes place before the events of Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back, which Star Wars: Galactic Atlas places in 3 ABY. Therefore, the events of this issue must take place between 1 ABY and 3 ABY.

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